Monday, December 3, 2012

Sybolism of the Hijab

My final semester project is based on the symbolism of the hijab           
(headscarf). The hijab can symbolize many different things to different people. In my video, I focused on what the hijab symbolizes to the those who wear it.


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1 comment:

  1. I learned so much with your project! I really loved it and loved that I learned the true meaning of wearing a Hijab! Very beautiful and awesome.